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torment
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The Adventures of Tom Sawyer
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  • He ’pears to know just how long he can torment me before I get my dander up, and he knows if he can make out to put me off for a minute or make me laugh, it’s all down again and I can’t hit him a lick.
  • And you said, ’Don’t torment me so—I’ll tell!’
  • Tom soon found himself tormented with a desire to drink and swear; the desire grew to be so intense that nothing but the hope of a chance to display himself in his red sash kept him from withdrawing from the order.
  • CHAPTER XXVII THE adventure of the day mightily tormented Tom’s dreams that night.
  • The hours wasted away, and hunger came to torment the captives again.
  • "Well, Sid don’t torment a body the way you do.
  • He was such a comfort to me, although he tormented my old heart out of me, ’most."

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  • She enjoys tormenting others.
  • She concealed her torment.

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